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I Sell the Shadow to Support the Substance

Object Number: 
PR.011.5
Date: 
1864
Medium: 
Albumen print mounted on card (Carte de Visite)
Description: 
Sojourner Truth
Credit Line: 
New-York Historical Society Library
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group